(Originally posted on 4SportBoston.com ) In two moves shocking to both the fans in Boston and Major League Baseball alike, the Red Sox inked starting pitcher John Lackey to a five-year, $82.5 million deal. This evening, the Sox made a second splash of the day with a two-year, $15.5 million deal. What direction is this team heading in? Despite everything that we have come to know as Boston Red Sox fans, we will now have to cheer on the dumb-faced Lackey that we were groomed to hate. Just look at the work of our friend Fitzy over at Townie News from this past October: (See video on 4SportBoston.com ) Hilarious, I know. But now we are rooting for this guy. Fitzy better hurry up and make this one up to the Lack-man. Strangely enough, what we know of Lackey is not good and that is because he wa ...
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